406

Date: 
Jan 30, 1973 - Feb 01, 1973
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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-1NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-1 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 12:06 pm and 12:10 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown woman. Greetings The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 12:10 pm.
Conversation No. 406-2 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 12:10 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Time of day Sanchez left at 12:10 pm.
Conversation No. 406-3 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 12:10 pm and 12:25 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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-2NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-3 (cont’d) [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Clothing -Jacket -Arrangements [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Sanchez left at an unknown time before 12:25 pm.
Conversation No. 406-4 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 12:25 pm and 12:35 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Paper -Lunch -Paper -Possible changes -Cabinet swearing-in -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman Cabinet -Confirmations pending -Earl L. Butz -Peter J. Brennan -Claude S. Brinegar -Caspar W. Weinberger -John A. Scali -Frederick B. Dent President's schedule
-3NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-4 (cont’d) -Cabinet swearing-in -Haldeman's suggestion for Under Secretaries -Ceremony -Precedent -Press coverage -President's possible remarks -Individual swearings-in -Photographs -President's possible remarks -Under Secretaries, Assistant Secretaries, agency heads -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Signing ceremony -Congress -Budget statement -Private meeting before signing ceremony -Herbert Stein -Photograph, press coverage -Timing -Eisaku Sato -Location -Length of meeting -Translation -John B. Connally Bull left at an unknown time before 12:35 pm.
Conversation No. 406-5 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 12:25 pm and 12:35 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman[?]. President's schedule -Meeting -Tapes
-4NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-5 (cont’d) -Length
Conversation No. 406-6 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 12:35 pm and 12:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. President's dictation machine -Location -Tape -Operation -Microphone Briefing book An unknown woman entered at an unknown time after 12:35 pm. Briefing book [?] The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 12:50 pm. Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Possible meeting with Haldeman -Military planning -Hardline stance -Patrick J. Buchanan -Timing -Herman Kahn Press relations -Haig -Herbert G. Klein -Henry A. Kissinger’s trip to Vietnam -Press pool
-5NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-6 (cont’d) -Wire services -Ronald L. Ziegler -Prisoners of War [POWs] interviews -Hospital -Possible article -Congress -Peace efforts by President -President’s opponents -Possible author -William Randolph Hearst, Jr. -Buchanan -Distribution -Favorable editorial -Buchanan -Lyndon (“Mort”) Allin -London Daily Telegraph -Distribution -1973 Inauguration -1972 election -Victory -Daniel P. (“Pat”) Moynihan -Campaign statements -President’s opponents -Possible article on response to Vietnam settlement -Victor Lasky -Time -President's meeting with Jerrold L. Schecter -Value -Editors -Philosophy -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Decision by President -Gridiron Club dinners -Schecter -President's schedule -Amount of contact with President An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 12:35 pm.
-6NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-6 (cont’d) Delivery The unknown person left at an unknown time before 12:50 pm. Press relations -Amount of contact with President -Value -Social events -Press conferences -Moynihan's plan -President’s opponents -Democratic partisans -John B. Connally -President’s supporters -Cynicism -Optimism Connally -President’s schedule -Plans -Assistance to President [?] -Charles W. Colson -Pressure -Political future -Lyndon B. Johnson’s death President's schedule -Briefing book Haldeman left at 12:50 pm.
Conversation No. 406-7 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 12:50 pm and 1:18 pm Location: Executive Office Building
-7NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-7 (cont’d) The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-115]
Conversation No. 406-8 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 1:18 pm - 1:20 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See Conversation No. 36-116]
Conversation No. 406-9 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:20 pm and 1:22 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-117]
Conversation No. 406-10 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:22 pm and 1:23 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Patrick J. Buchanan. [See Conversation No. 36-118]
-8NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-10 (cont’d)
Conversation No. 406-11 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. President's schedule -Work, dinner Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:30 pm.
Conversation No. 406-12 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. President's schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:30 pm.
Conversation No. 406-13 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler.
-9NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-13 (cont’d)
Press relations -Vietnam settlement -Release of information to morning newspapers -Henry A. Kissinger -Possible trip to Hanoi -Publicity -Economics story -Lead -Vietnam settlement -Congress -Morning news papers -Ziegler's briefing -Congressional relations -Signing -William E. Timmons -Announcement -Kissinger -President's remarks Ziegler left at an unknown time before 5:30 pm.
Conversation No. 406-14 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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-10NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-14 (cont’d) -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -New York [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:30 pm.
Conversation No. 406-15 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. President's schedule -Barber's appointment -Stephen B. Bull Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:30 pm.
Conversation No. 406-16 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Items to be put in the case -Rose Mary Woods Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:30 p.m.
-11NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-16 (cont’d)
Conversation No. 406-17 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman [?] Henry A. Kissinger -Location -Meeting with President
Conversation No. 406-18 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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President's schedule -Barber's appointment -Stephen B. Bull
-12NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-18 (cont’d) Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:30 pm.
Conversation No. 406-19 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 5:30 pm - 5:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. Discontinuities appear in the original recording.
Vietnam settlement -Recognition -Elections -National Council -Requirements -Replacement of arms -Soviet Union, People's Republic of China [PRC] -Modern weapons -Memorandum -Possible questions for the President -Amnesty -The President's policy -Press relations -Joseph W. Alsop -Press coverage -Sophistication -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Negativity -Kissinger's trip -Aid to North Vietnam -Bombing of North Vietnam -Prisoner of War [POWs] -Signing -Paris -Provisions -Moscow
-13NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-19 (cont’d) -POWs -Value to US -Elections -Hanoi -Soviet Union -PRC -Bombing -Press response -Stewart J.O. Alsop -Time -Life -Newsweek -National Review -Kissinger's briefing -Protocols -Liberals -Press response -Stewart Alsop -[First name unknown] Rose [?] -Liberal -Kissinger’s schedule -Nguyen Van Thieu visit -President's conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -San Clemente, Washington, DC -Cabinet meeting -National Security Council [NSC] Meeting -Gen. Brent G. Scowcroft -Spiro T. Agnew [?] President's schedule -California -Stop Kissinger’s trip to PRC Kissinger’s schedule -Trip to Vietnam -Cabinet meeting -Meetings with Congressional leaders
-14NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-19 (cont’d) -Agnew -Vacation Vietnam settlement -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.’s trip [?] -Report -Manila -POWs President’s schedule -Barber’s appointment Vietnam settlement -Discouragement The President and Kissinger left at 5:50 pm.
Conversation No. 406-20 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:08 pm and 6:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman[?] President's schedule
Conversation No. 406-21 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:08 pm and 6:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
-15NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-21 (cont’d)
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 6:15 pm.
Conversation No. 406-22 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 6:15 pm - 6:45 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Press relations -Henry A. Kissinger -Mood -Conversation with Ronald L. Ziegler -Conversation with Haldeman -White House plans -Memorandum -Transcript -James B. (“Scotty”) Reston -Leaks -President's response -Motives of foreign governments -Distortions -Quote on bombing -Loyalty -Quote on bombing
-16NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-22 (cont’d) -Peter Lisagor -President's opponents -Ziegler -"Peace is at hand" press conference -References to President -December 1972 press conference -References to President -Motives -January 23, 1973 press conference -Vietnam settlement -References to President -Nguyen Van Thieu -Negotiations -Concerns -Washington Post -Purpose of Haldeman's conversation -Reston -Joseph C. Kraft -Relations with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -January 23, 1973 press conference -"Peace with honor" -Vietnam settlement -Relations to President's policy -Reston -Kraft -John F. Osborne -George S. McGovern -Statements on President's policy -Reston -Bombing -Conversation with Haldeman -Public relations -Stories on relations between President and Kissinger An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 6:15 pm. Delivery The unknown person left at an unknown time before 6:45 pm.
-17NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-22 (cont’d)
-Bombing and negotiations -Stories on Vietnam settlement -Effectiveness -Cost -Stories on President's role -Kissinger's role -Jerrold L. Schecter -Bombing -Communications with political left -Motives -Bernard Gwertzman -Reston -Conversation with Haldeman -President's role in peace process -Kissinger's role -President's role in Vietnamization -1968 campaign statements -Melvin R. Laird -Defense Department -President's role in PRC trip -Writing -President’s views on Soviet Union -President's decisions -November 3, 1969 -Cambodia, Laos -May 8, 1972 -December 1972 -Kissinger's role -Future statements by Kissinger -Hanoi trip -"Peace with honor" -Liberal establishment -Destruction -President’s critics -US as world power -"Peace with honor" -Results -US credibility
-18NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-22 (cont’d) -President's role in peace process -Congress, the media -Courage -Wisdom -President's decisions -November 3, 1969 -Cambodia, Laos -May 8, 1972 -December 1972 bombing -Consequences of premature US withdrawal -“Bloodbath” -Communist takeover -December 1972 bombing -Results, justifications -President's and Kissinger's roles -Targets -“Terror bombing” -Liberal establishment's credibility -President's achievements -Bureaucracy, Congress, opinion leaders -Liberal establishment -Consequences of views -Vietnam, allies, enemies -Statements -Television [TV] -Vietnam settlement -Defense -January 23, 1973 press conference -President’s role -Press contacts -Reston -White House PR plan -Haldeman’s conversation with Ziegler -Kissinger -Evaluation of TV appearances -Press reaction -President's role in December 1972 bombing -Negotiations -Announcement
-19NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-22 (cont’d) -Importance -Kissinger's dissemination of story -Trip to Hanoi -POWs return -Kissinger -January 23, 1973 press conference -Amnesty -President's conversation with Kissinger -Sweden -Canada -Possible penalty -Peace Corps -Domestic Council -Moral issue -Kissinger -Conversation with Haldeman -Purpose -Ziegler -Memorandum -Kissinger -Conversation with Haldeman -John A. Scali, William P. Rogers -Kissinger -Motives -"Georgetown Set" -Choices Haldeman left at 6:45 pm.
Conversation No. 406-23 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:45 pm and 6:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
-20NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-23 (cont’d)
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 6:50 pm.
Conversation No. 406-24 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:45 pm and 6:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator [?]. Call
Conversation No. 406-25 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:45 pm and 6:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-119]
-21NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-26 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 6:50 pm - 6:51 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Patrick J. Buchanan. [See Conversation No. 36-120]
Conversation No. 406-27 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:51 pm and 6:56 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-121]
Conversation No. 406-28 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 6:56 pm - 6:57 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the Patrick J. Buchanan. [See Conversation No. 36-122]
-22NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-29 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:57 pm and 7:39 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:39 pm.
Conversation No. 406-30 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:57 pm and 7:39 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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-23NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-30 (cont’d)
Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:39 pm.
Conversation No. 406-31 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:57 pm and 7:39 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person. President's assent The unknown person left at an unknown time before 7:39 pm.
Conversation No. 406-32 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:57 pm and 7:39 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person.
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The unknown person left at an unknown time before 7:39 pm.
-24NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-33 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 6:57 pm and 7:39 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-123]
Conversation No. 406-34 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 7:39 pm - 7:40 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 36-124]
Conversation No. 406-35 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:40 pm and 8:21 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-125]
-25NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-36 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 8:21 pm - 8:57 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 36-126]
Conversation No. 406-37 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 8:59 pm - 9:01 pm Location: Executive Office Building Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 36-127]
Conversation No. 406-38 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:01 pm and 9:07 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-128]
-26NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-39 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 9:07 pm - 9:09 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Bull between 9:07 pm and 9:09 pm. [See Conversation No. 36-129]
Conversation No. 406-40 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 9:10 pm - 9:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Coy Stennis. [See Conversation No. 36-130]
Conversation No. 406-41 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:15 pm and 9:17 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-131]
-27NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-42 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 9:17 pm - 9:18 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See Conversation No. 36-132]
Conversation No. 406-43 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:18 pm and 9:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-133]
Conversation No. 406-44 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 9:26 pm - 9:28 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See Conversation No. 36-134]
-28NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-45 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 9:28 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at 9:28 pm.
Conversation No. 406-46 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:28 pm and 9:40 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. President's previous call to Charles W. Colson [?] -Return call Sanchez left at an unknown time before 9:40 pm.
-29NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-47 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 9:40 pm - 9:41 pm Location: Executive Office Building Stephen B. Bull talked with President. [See Conversation No. 36-135]
Conversation No. 406-48 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:41 pm and 9:42 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-136]
Conversation No. 406-49 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 9:42 pm - 9:43 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See Conversation No. 36-137]
-30NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-50 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:43 pm and 9:55 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 36-138]
Conversation No. 406-51 Date: January 30, 1973 Time: 9:55 pm - 9:57 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 36-139]
Conversation No. 406-52 Date: February 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:40 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez [?]. Delivery of an unknown item Sanchez [?] left at an unknown time before 2:48 pm.
-31NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09)
Conversation No. 406-53 Date: February 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:40 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:48 pm.
Conversation No. 406-57 Date: February 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:40 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown woman by intercom [?]. President’s schedule [?] -Telephone call [?]
Conversation No. 406-54 Date: February 1, 1973 Time: 2:48 pm - 2:53 pm
-32NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-54 (cont’d) Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -1973 State of the Union message -Signing -Domestic Council -Edwin L. Harper -Robert J. Brown -Previous meeting with President at Camp David -Photograph -Other departures -Cabinet swearing-in -John A. Scali -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Frederic V. Malek -Roy L. Ash -Location -Handshaking -Photographs -Warren E. Burger -Elliot L. Richardson -Meeting with John D. Ehrlichman -Location -Notes Bull left at 2:53 pm.
Conversation No. 406-55 Date: February 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 2:53 pm and 2:56 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person.
-33NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-55 (cont’d)
Roger Williams -Friend -Repertoire -Possible performance -Location -New York
Conversation No. 406-56 Date: February 1, 1973 Time: 4:08 pm - 6:05 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Edward R.G. Heath, Burke Trend, and Henry A. Kissinger. President’s office -Compared with other offices Vietnam settlement -Medals [?] -Cambodia -May 8, 1972 decision -Camp David Defense policy -Press coverage -George P. Shultz -Kissinger’s role -President’s schedule
**************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [National Security] [Duration: 34m 4s]
-34NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-56 (cont’d) [Nuclear weapons, relations with France and Soviet Union] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ****************************************************************
-Vietnam settlement -North Vietnam -South Vietnamese forces -US military role Kissinger left at 4:45 pm. President’s schedule [?] -Shultz [?] Shultz entered at 4:46 pm. Greetings Agenda Trade policy -Kissinger -Georges J.R. Pompidou Balance of payments -Pound [?] -Dollar -Severity of situation -Political paralysis [?] -Privatization [?] -Consequences -Japan [?] -France [?] -Heath’s concerns -Gold [?] -Deficits -Spending -Possible crisis
-35NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-56 (cont’d) -Soviet Union [?] -Peace [?] -Common interests -Gold [?] -Debts -Personal responsibility -Stock markets -Wall Street -Reaction -Vietnam War -Prices -Defense spending -Dollar -US position -Congressional relations [?] -Liberality -Corporations -Unknown country -Coalition government -Labor Unions -Commonwealth -US role in world -Market -John B. Connally [?] -Japan -Radios, televisions -US position -Public statements -Trade negotiations -Protectionism -US public support -Japan -Ambassador -Production -Objectives -Safeguards -Trade negotiations -Japan -Progress -Connally
-36NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar.-09) Conversation No. 406-56 (cont’d) -North Sea -Coal -Environmentalists in Great Britain, US -Political considerations -Fishermen -Monetary situation -Heath’s proposals -European Economic Community [EEC] -Financial market -US position -Paper -Purpose -Congressional relations -Foreign Relations Committee -Trade negotiations -International monetary situation -US foreign policy, national security -Trade negotiations -Market -Dollar -Strength -Congressional relations -Hysterical reaction -Milton Friedman [?] The recording was cut off at an unknown time before 6:05 pm.
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